Four people have been fined for damaging sensitive grasslands in the Horton Plains National Park. Nuwara Eliya Magistrate Pamoda Jayasekara, therefore, had imposed a fine of Rs. 80,000 on the suspects. Accordingly, each person has to pay a fine of Rs. 20,000.
The group had reportedly entered sensitive grasslands in the park, trampled them, taken photos and videos, and had behaved in a damaging manner.